Program Overview 



Full program: Download PDF (Updated March 27; April 7; April 12; April 19, 2017)

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Important Updates:

  • Monday 4:40pm (La Perouse room): New panel with special lecture: INNS Hebb Award Panel (speaker/awardee: Henry Markram). 
  • Wednesday 2:50pm and 4:40pm (Egan Board room): Panel 3 (INNS 30th birthday) and Panel 4 (Funding opportunities) have moved to Egan Board room.
  • Session chair changes:
    • Wednesday 9:20am "cortex: Cortical modeling and simulation" : Bryan Tripp -> Thomas Martinetz
    • Thursday 9:20am "att: Attention and emotion": Soheil Keshmir -> Yoonsuck Choe

Note: Each oral slot has 6 parallel sessions.

  May 14, 2017     May 15, 2017 May 16, 2017 May 17, 2017 May 18, 2017 May 19, 2017
  Sunday   Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:00 AM

T4, T6, T7, T12, T13



8:00 AM

Plenary: Jose C. Principe


Plenary: Alex Graves


Plenary: Stephen Grossberg (IEEE Rosenblatt Award)

Plenary: Odest Chadwicke Jenkins

  9:00 AM Break Break Break Break

WS1, WS2b,


  9:20 AM

Oral Sessions

Oral Sessions /Contest panel 1

Oral Sessions 

Oral Sessions 
10:00 AM Break  
10:20 AM

T1, T5, T10, T16, T17

10:40 AM break      
  11:00 AM

Oral Sessions 

Oral Sessions /Contest panel 2

Oral Sessions 

Oral Sessions 
12:20 PM Lunch Break 12:20 PM Lunch break Lunch break Lunch break Lunch break  
1:30 PM

T2, T8, T14, T15, T19

1:30 PM Plenary: Hava Siegelman Plenary: Paul Werbos Plenary: Christof Koch

WS2a, WS3,
WS5a, WS6





WS1, WS2b,






  2:30 PM Break Break Break
  2:50 PM Oral Sessions /Panel 1: Cutting-edge neural net  Oral Sessions /Panel 2 : Cybersecurity  Oral Sessions /Panel 3: INNS 30th birthday 
3:30 PM Break  
3:50 PM

T3, T9, T11, T18, T20

  4:30 PM Break Break Break
  4:40 PM

Oral Sessions /INNS Hebb Award Panel (special lecture): Henry Markram 

Oral Sessions 


Oral Sessions /Panel 4: Funding opportunities 
5:50 PM Break  
6:30 PM

Opening Reception  


  6:20 PM Dinner Break Dinner Break Break    
  7:00 PM    



    7:30 PM

Poster Session 1


Poster session 2 


    10:00 PM